Psychiatry

PSY Contacts

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Department of Psychiatry
4301 Jones Bridge Road
Bethesda, Maryland 20814-4799

Chair (301) 295-3294

FAX (USUHS) (301) 295-1536

FAX (WRNMMC) (301) 319-6965

USU Campus

Funded Research Project

Project Title

 

Deployment Fam Stress:  Child Neglect and Maltreatment, USU Grant, US Army Medical Research and Development Command, 2008-2014

Dr. Stephen Cozza

Addressing the Needs of Children and Families of Combat,USU Grant, US Army Medical Research and Development Command, 2008-2014

Dr. Stephen Cozza

FOCUS CI, USU Grant, US Army Medical Research and Development Command, 2011-2016, 2009-2014

Dr. Stephen Cozza

Bereavement Study The Impact of a Service Member Death on Military Families: A National Study of Bereavement, USU Grant, US Army Medical Research and Development Command, 2011-2016

Dr. Stephen Cozza

Initial Randomized Controlled Trial of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) for Distress and Impainnent in OEF/OIF Veterans, USU Grant, US Army Medical Research and Material Command, 2010-2013

Dr. David Benedek

A Proof-of-Concept, Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study of Ganaxolone in PTSD, USU Grant, University of California SubAward, San Diego, 2010-2013

Dr. David Benedek

National Capital Area Integrated Clinical Study Site for PTSD and TBI, USUHS grant, University of California, San Diego, 2008-2015

Dr. David Benedek

THE INJURY AND TRAUMATIC STRESS (INTRuST) CONSORTIUM BIOREPOSITORY, USU Grant, University of Californai, San Diego, 2011-2014

Dr. David Benedek

Riluzole Augmentation Treatment for Complicated PTSD  (MOMRP), USU Grant, US Army Medical Research and Material Command, 2012-2016

Dr. David Benedek

Collaborative Brain Tissue/Bank Study with Boston Dept of Veteran Affairs, USU Project, Boston VA, 2014-2019

Dr. David Benedek

Resilience Building for Homeland Security, USU Grant,  US Department of Homeland Security, 2012-2015

Dr. David Benedek

INTRuST Protocol Proposal: Brain Indices of Risk for PTSD after Mild TBI, USU Grant, University of California, San Diego, 2011-2015

Dr. Connie Duncan

Reliability and Initial Validation of the INTRuST Structured Assessment for Evaluation of TBI (SAFE-TBI) USU Grant, University of California, San Diego, 2012-2015

Dr. Connie Duncan

Mortuary Affairs Soldiers: Early Intervention, USU Grant, US Army Medical Research and Material Command, 2008-2014

Dr. Carol Fullerton

CSTS Program Grant, USU Grant, Defense Health Program, 2009-2016

Dr. Robert Ursano

Identification of Gene Expression Patterns in Brain Tissues and Peripheral White Blood Cells In A Rat Model of Post Traumatic Stress, USU Project, CSTS Program Grant, 2010-Present

Dr. He Li

Attenuation of Fear Memory in an Animal Model of PTSD: Genetic and Epigenetic Biomarkers,USU Project, CSTS Program Grant, 2010-Present

Dr. He Li

Neurobehavioral Phenotyping of Male and Female Rats in Response to Blast Overpressure (BOP), High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU), and Stress, USU Project, CSTS Program Grant, 2010-Present

Dr. He Li

Effects of chronic intravenous morphine self-administration on brain glucose metabolism, gene expression and fear/anxiety behavior in rats , USU Project, CSTS Program Grant, 2012-Present

Dr. Kwang Choi

P11, a Biomarker for Memory Retrieval: A Possible Role in Traumatic Stress, USU Project, CSTS Program Grant, 2008-Present

Dr. Lei Zhang

Biomarker study, including the sites of Ft Bragg, California, and  Pennsylvania, USU Project, CSTS Program Grant, 2013-Present

Dr. Lei Zhang

MicroAnatomy of Fear, MicrAnatomy of Stress, USU Project, CSTS Program Grant, 2009-2013

Dr. Luke Johnson

Differential Dysregulation of Subcortical Synaptic Placticity after TBI, USU Project, USU Center for Neuroregenerative, 2009-2013

Dr. Luke Johnson

PTSD Biomarker in Saliva and Plasma (CSTS), USU Project, CSTS Program Grant, 2013-2016

Dr. Harvey Pollard

Mental Health and Service Utilization Among Reserve and National Guard Forces, USU Grant, Columbia University SubAward, 2008-2013

Dr. Robert Ursano

PTSD Trajectory, Co-Morbidity, and Utilization of Mental Health Services among National Guard Soldiers, USU Grant, US Army Medical Research and Material Command, 2008-2014

Dr. Robert Ursano

Sexual Trauma and Post -Traumatic Stress Disorder among Warfighter in Army STARRS, USU Project, Harvard University, 2012-2015

Dr. Robert Ursano

Modifiable Risk and Protective Facotrs for Suicidal Behaviors in U.S. Army STARRs, USU Grant, NIMH, 2009-2015

Dr. Robert Ursano

Continuation of the Army Study to Assess Risk and Resilience in Servicemembers (Army STARRS)  STARRS 2, USU Grant,Defense Health Program, 2014-2019

Dr. Robert Ursano

Personally Owned Firearms, USU Grant, Defense Suicide Prevention Office, 2012-2015

Dr. Robert Ursano & Dr. James West

Behavioral-based Predictions of Workplace Violence in The Army Starrs, USU Grant, Harvard University SubAward, 2012-2016

Dr. Robert Ursano

Daily Diary Assessment of Post Traumatic Stress Symptoms in US Military Service Members, USU Project, CSTS Program Grant, 2012-2016

Dr. Quinn Biggs

Traumatic Stress and BioMarkers in a Researved Component Population, USU Grant, US Army Medical Research and Material Command, 2014-2015

Dr. David Benedek